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The Hottest Place on Earth

BBC HD

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC HD

A team of experts venture into the Danakil desert in Ethiopia. Kate Humble looks at how tough life is for an Afar woman, and Steve Leonard learns about the Afar and their animals. Show more

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Big Top 1/6

BBC HD

Big Top

Episode 1: Boyfriend

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Lizzie, the ringmistress and boss of Circus Maestro, is furious when her circus is sabotaged by a rival one in town. She is determined to get revenge. Show more

Contributors

Series

Big Top

Regional Variations (2)

Hole in the Wall New. SW

BBC HD

Hole in the Wall

Series 2

Episode 10

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Celebrity game show hosted by Anton Du Beke. Captains Joe Swash and Austin Healey are joined by Caprice, the Apprentice's Ben Clarke, Martin Roberts and actress Verity Rushworth.

Contributors

Presenter:
Anton Du Beke
Participant:
Joe Swash
Participant:
Austin Healey
Participant:
Caprice undefined
Participant:
Ben Clarke
Participant:
Martin Roberts
Participant:
Verity Rushworth
Producer:
Glenn Coomber
Executive Producer:
Suzy Lamb

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who: Dreamland

BBC HD

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC HD

America, 1958. The Doctor becomes involved in an alien war being fought inside the US military base known as Dreamland. An army of aliens is hatching beneath the New Mexico desert. Show more

Contributors

The Doctor:
David Tennant
Cassie Rice:
Georgia Moffett
Jimmy Stalkingwolf:
Tim Howar
Lord Azlok:
David Warner
Colonel Stark:
Stuart Milligan
Mister Dread:
Peter Guinness
Night Eagle:
Clarke Peters
Rivesh Mantilax:
Nicholas Rowe
Saruba Velak:
Lisa Bowerman
Director:
Gary Russell
Executive Producer:
Russell T Davies
Executive Producer:
Julie Gardner
Executive Producer:
Piers Wenger

Regional Variations (2)

CHOICE Strictly Come Dancing

BBC HD

Strictly Come Dancing

Series 7

Episode 14: Week 12

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC HD

It's the quarter finals of Strictly Come Dancing and the pressure is mounting. The four remaining couples must perform two different dances in a bid to stay in the competition. Show more

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The Human Power Station

BBC HD

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC HD

A Bang Goes the Theory special event showing how much electricity we use without even thinking about it. The gang attempts to power a house for a day using only human pedal power. Show more

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Gavin & Stacey 2/6

BBC HD

Gavin & Stacey

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Available for 1 month

Sitcom. Stacey is trying for a new job whilst ensuring Gavin sticks to his recent promise. Meanwhile Dave is not happy with Nessa's plan to take baby Neil to Essex to see his dad. Show more

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That Mitchell and Webb Glimpse

BBC HD

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC HD

Further highlights from the second series of the comedy sketch show. Featuring a robot that nearly manages to smell cheese and the world's least politically correct panto.

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The Thick of It

BBC HD

The Thick of It

Series 3

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC HD

Political satire. Nicola Murray and her team need a sports personality to be the face of DoSAC's Healthy Choices campaign. They take advice from the PM's new fixer, Steve Fleming. Show more

Contributors

Malcolm Tucker:
Peter Capaldi
Nicola Murray:
Rebecca Front
Olly Reeder:
Chris Addison
Terri Coverley:
Joanna Scanlan
Glenn Cullen:
James Smith
Marianne Swift:
Zoe Telford
Steve Fleming:
David Haig
Lord Nicholson:
Alex Macqueen
Writer:
Tony Roche
Writer:
Will Smith
Writer:
Sean Gray
Writer:
Ian Martin
Producer:
Adam Tandy
Executive Producer:
Mark Freeland
Executive Producer:
Armando Iannucci

Regional Variations (2)

Live at the Apollo

BBC HD

Live at the Apollo

Series 5

Episode 1

Duration: 35 minutes

on BBC HD

Northern funny man Jason Manford hosts stand-up comedy from the world-famous Hammersmith Apollo. Featuring comedian Michael McIntyre. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jason Manford
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Series Producer:
Anthony Caveney
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell
Executive Producer:
Joe Norris
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC HD

Jonathan is joined by Hollywood golden girl Reese Witherspoon, the explosive Gordon Ramsay, and Good News star Russell Howard. Plus music from supergroup Them Crooked Vultures. Show more

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Film Shorts: Pop Art

BBC HD

BBC HD Film Shorts

Series 1

Episode 3: Pop Art

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC HD

A year after his mother's death, Toby is in limbo and angry about it, but he's still just a kid at school. Into his life comes Art, who shares a different outlook on life.

BBC HD

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